Flora, one of many pit mixes at the Humane Society of the Calumet Area, poses for her picture to be taken Sunday during a adoption event at the shelter in Munster. All adoption fees were waived on Father's Day for anyone who adopted a new fur baby.
The Clay family, Mike, right, Nathan and Elaine, look for a special pet to take home Sunday afternoon at an Empty the Shelter weekend event at the Humane Society of the Calumet Area in Munster. All the adoption fees were waived on Father's Day as the shelter participated in the Rachel Ray $1…
"She has my eyes, Dad."
There isn't a parent among us who hasn't feared the loss of a child. It's a natural, primal fear of anyone blessed with the privilege of raising children.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence signed into law 223 of the 224 legislative proposals approved this year by the Indiana General Assembly, and allowed the remaining measure, scuttling the state's energy-efficiency program, to become law without his signature.
INDIANAPOLIS | For better or worse, there's likely something affecting every Hoosier in at least one of the 224 legislative proposals the Republican-controlled Indiana General Assembly has sent Republican Gov. Mike Pence for his signature or veto.
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INDIANAPOLIS | The Republican-controlled Indiana Senate voted Thursday to send a bevy of House-approved proposals to the governor's desk or to House-Senate conference committees for the separately approved texts of the measures to be reconciled, including:
SOUTH BEND | Debbie Moss can easily recite the unexpected conversation with a judge that led to her adopting her three grandsons from Mishawaka.
One of the most unique places in Indiana is Mount Baldy on the southern rim of Lake Michigan.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence wants to reduce the income taxes paid by families with children as part of his plan to promote marriage and childbearing in Indiana.
Pet adoption special
Adoption is one of the most magical things one can experience. It enriches the lives of adopted children and adoptive parents in profound ways.
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CROWN POINT | A Hammond woman is questioning why officials favor her grandson's adoption by a foster family over his own family.
INDIANAPOLIS | In a ruling it described as "harsh" and "devastating," the Indiana Supreme Court declared Friday it had no choice but to void the adoption of twins originally from Jasper County.
SPRINGFIELD | Maura Duffy spent a day in Chicago last September with her mother: A walk along Lake Michigan, shared meals, a boat tour highlighting Second City architecture.
TINLEY PARK | After a week at Walt Disney World Resort and a six-hour flight delay because of Thursday's inclement weather, you would think Logan and Brayden Connor would have been exhausted.
Lake County Sheriff's Posse members Jim Landman, left, and Ignacio Miranda help patrol the bike path Saturday during a bicycle ride to benefit the Lake County Sheriff's Animal Control and Adoption Center.
Bicyclists take to the trail Saturday during a ride to benefit the Lake County Sheriff's Animal Control and Adoption Center at Oak Ridge Prairie County Park in Griffith.
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